What's On

Spring 2018

Image of The Enormous Room

The Enormous Room

In the latest epic production from Stopgap Dance Company, we follow a father and daughter gradually coming to terms with the loss of Jackie – their wife and mother.

20th April - DanceEast, Ipswich

24th April - Stadttheater Solothurn, Steps Dance Festival, Switzerland

26th April - theater(uri), Aldorf, Steps Dance Festival, Switzerland

2nd and 3rd May - Gessnerallee Zürich, Steps Dance Festival, Switzerland

5th May - Dampfzentrale Bern, Steps Dance Festival, Switzerland

13th May - The Old Market, Brighton Festival

The Seafarers

[Dancers performing in front of HMS Victory in Portsmouth]

26th and 27th May 2018 - Norfolk and Norwich Festival

Stopgap are collaborating with a cast of local dancers to bring to life the vivid music of acclaimed contemporary-folk band, Moulettes.

The Seafarers celebrates our relationship with the sea and the journeys we make across it. Part gig, part spectacle, the 50-strong cast travel to and from distant lands with Great Yarmouth seafront as the backdrop.

Artist Lab 2018

11am - 4pm, 7th - 9th June at Farnham Maltings

Stopgap Dance Company’s Artist Lab 2018 is supported by Japan Foundation and will be an exchange between the company dance artists + guests, the Butoh artist Yukio Suzuki and disabled dancer Kenta Kambara, who made the headlines in Tokyo for his participation in Rio 2016 Paralympic Handover Ceremony.

Places will be very limited and are offered on an application basis.

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Teacher Training Workshop

A dancer taking down notes in a workshop

10.30am - 5.00pm, 1st June at University of Kingston

Drawing on Stopgap's vast experience of inclusive work, this all-day intensive will focus on giving dance teachers and leaders the skills and confidence to create an accessible teaching environment.

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